Mihir Trivedi

  • Bollywood stole my book 'Kane and Abel' and made 'Khuddar': Jeffrey Archer 03-03-2015 03:23 PM

    Mumbai: Celebrated author Jeffrey Archer met his Mumbai fans at a book store on Monday to promote his latest book 'Mightier Than The Sword'. Among other things, the author discussed cricket, the ongoing world cup and Bollywood with the crowd that had gathered to meet him. The author mentioned how...
  • Ashoke Pandit upset about list of banned cuss words released by the CBFC 19-02-2015 04:34 PM

    Mr Ashoke Pandit, member of the CBFC, is upset about the list of banned swear words that has been released by the Censor Board. The filmmaker said, "This list should not have come out from a person who is a part of the industry, if something like this had to...
  • Filmmaker Ashoke Pandit slams AIB Knockout, expresses displeasure 04-02-2015 12:54 PM

    Filmmaker and activist Ashoke Pandit has triggered a controversy after he posted a tweet slamming the AIB Knockout YouTube video featuring film producer Karan Johar and many others from the industry. The state government has now said that it will check if the organisers had the necessary clearances. ...
  • Censor Board members up in arms, Leela Samson resigns 16-01-2015 11:54 PM

    Just three days after the Censor Board refused certification to Dera Saccha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh's controversial film Messenger of God, the Film Certification Appellate Tribunal overturned that decision. Hours later, Censor board Chief Leela Samson resigned, terming the Tribunal's decision "a mockery" of the Censor Board. ...
  • Period films a big idea for 2015 in Bollywood 10-01-2015 02:57 PM

    Period films escalate cost of production and are more often than not an expensive risk for their makers. But they also seem to be the big idea of 2015 in Bollywood, with many filmmakers going back in time with their upcoming releases. ...
  • Watch: Farah Khan all set to host 'Big Boss Halla Bol', gets tips from Salman Khan 04-01-2015 08:44 AM

    While Salman Khan will not be able to host 'Bigg Boss Halla Bol' which is an extension of Bigg Boss 8, anymore due to his prior film commitments, Farah Khan will be the new Boss who will mentor the contestants on the show. In an interview to CNN-IBN, Farah said,...
  • Chef shares recipe of Plum cake on Christmas 25-12-2014 03:09 PM

    The executive Pastry Chef of hotel Mumbai's JW Marriot shared the recipe of Plum cake for this festive season. ...
  • Mumbai's Hotel Novotel prepares gingerbread house with some underprivileged children on Christmas 25-12-2014 02:23 PM

    Hotel Novotel in Mumbai started their yearend festivities by making gingerbread house with some underprivileged children on Christmas. ...
  • Fans queue up to watch the much anticipated Aamir Khan-starrer 'PK' 19-12-2014 04:18 PM

    The most anticipated film of the year, Aamir Khan's 'PK' has released. Here is what the fans expect from the film. ...
  • 'Mary Kom': Mixed response to Priyanka Chopra's look in film 04-09-2014 10:38 PM

    Questions are being raised against Priyanka Chopra's look in 'Mary Kom', fuelling a debate whether a regional actor should have played the part. ...
  • With a ban on Bollywood films, Manipur may not get to watch 'Mary Kom' 21-08-2014 09:32 AM

    Mumbai: The film based on boxing star Mary Kom's life, starring Priyanka Chopra, will be released next month, but her home state may not get to watch it. There has been a ban on Bollywood movies in Manipur. Five-time world boxing champion Mary Kom is excited about her life story...
  • Support for 6yrold on social media who was stopped from entering a mall 11-08-2014 03:11 PM

    The father of a six-year-old girl is a CJ, his daughter Tiana who has partial albinism was not allowed into a play area in a Mumbai Mall, the father took up this fight on social media forcing the mall to apologise and perhaps become a little more sensitive. Mihir Trivedi...
  • Salman's 'Kick' breaks box office records, earns Rs 83.73 crore in 3 days 29-07-2014 09:32 AM

    Bollywood actor Salman Khan continues his golden run at the box office with his latest film 'Kick'as it has already broken box office records including the highest opening day and weekend collections of the year. The film's opening weekend collections stood at a very impressive Rs 83.73 crore. The collection...
  • Bollywood's halfyear report card: The hits and misses 01-07-2014 09:51 AM

    Half way through the year, it's time to take a look at some of the hits and misses at the Box Office in 2014. CNN-IBN correspondent Mihir Trivedi does some number crunching to find out which films were the biggest earners and which ones surprised the viewers. ...
  • 'Manjunath': A film on an IIM graduate who died fighting the oil mafia 26-04-2014 09:54 AM

    Viacom 18's soon to be releases film 'Manjunath' is based on the real life story of the young IIM graduate who lost his life fighting the oil mafia in Uttar Pradesh. ...
  • Big banners take the risk of releasing films during polls, small producers cautious 25-03-2014 09:48 AM

    Mumbai: As many as 17 films are scheduled to be released in the months of April and May. But with the elections and the Indian Premier League also reigning through the months, the question is whether it will eat into the business pie of these films. While most filmmakers are...
  • Kareena talks about her favourite Holi memories 17-03-2014 01:19 PM

    Bollywood actress Kareena Kapoor Khan said, "It was wonderful when my grandfather was alive, he had a colourful personality and would celebrate Holi, but after him, we didn't play Holi. It was a different time for the industry as well." ...
  • e Lounge: Kangana talks about 'Queen' 25-02-2014 05:12 PM

    After playing a mutant in her last release 'Krrish 3', Kangana Ranaut will be soon seen in director Vikas Bahl's 'Queen'. Speaking to CNN-IBN, the actress talked about the film and the events behind the camera. The film is set to be released on March 7. ...
  • e Lounge: Kareena sad for not being part of 'Shuddhi' 18-02-2014 04:50 PM

    Bollywood actress Kareena Kapoor has said that she is sad for not being the part of upcoming film 'Shuddhi'. Speaking to CNN-IBN, the actress said, "Shuddhi was so much about Hhrithik and me, everyone wanted to see us together." Actress Deepika Padukone has also clarified that she has not been...
  • Watch: Bollywood celebrities at the release of Dabboo Ratnani's calendar 07-01-2014 10:06 AM

    Bollywood's favourite photographer Dabboo Ratnani has captured some of the biggest names of Bollywood for the 14th edition of his calendar and and some of them even came for its launch on Sunday in Mumbai. Shah Rukh Khan, Priyanka Chopra, Arjun Rampal, Sonakshi Sinha and Bipasha Basu were among those...
  • Indian short film 'Kush' based on 1984 riots in the Oscar race 26-12-2013 08:46 AM

    Mumbai: Director Subhashish Bhutiani's short film 'Kush', with the 1984 anti-Sikh riots as its backdrop, is in the race for the Academy awards this year. The Indian short film has made it to the short list of 10 films that are in the contention for nominations in best live action...
  • Dhoom 3 breaks records, earns Rs 107 crore in three days 24-12-2013 11:16 AM

    Aamir Khan and Katrina Kaif starrer 'Dhoom 3' has set a new record for the fastest hundred crores beating Shah Rukh Khan starrer 'Chennai Express's' record. The third installment of the Dhoom franchise, according to its makers, collected Rs 107 crore over the weekend. After collecting Rs 36.22 crore on...
  • Christie's holds its maiden auction in India, earns Rs 102 crore 20-12-2013 09:55 AM

    Mumbai: International Art auction house Christie's held its maiden auction in India of Indian and South Asian art on Thursday. Artist Vasudeo S Gaitonde's untitled painting fetched a whopping Rs 20.5 crore, which is a record of its kind for any Indian work of art sold in India. Tyeb Mehta's...
  • It's not right to blame anyone for our separation, says Suzzane 19-12-2013 10:10 AM

    Mumbai: Suzanne Roshan has finally broken her silence after her separation from Hrithik Roshan. With the Bollywood couple announcing an end to their 17 year old relationship, many have been speculating the reason for the split. In an attempt to bring an end to the speculations, she said she did...
  • Watch: Shahid, Sonakshi shake a leg at 'R..Rajkumar' music launch 07-11-2013 11:13 AM

    Sonakshi Sinha will be next seen opposite Shahid Kapoor in Prabhudeva's 'R..Rajkumar' and on Wednesday night the cast and crew of the film launched the film's music. ...
  • e Lounge: Farhan, Vidya all set for 'Shaadi Ke Side Effects' 29-10-2013 04:40 PM

    Actors Vidya Balan and Farhan Akhtar starrer 'Shaadi ke Side Effects' is all about power-play in a marriage and its makers did a little power play at the unveiling of the film's trailer in Mumbai on Monday evening. ...
  • Watch: A night of honour for CNNIBN at ITA Awards 24-10-2013 11:50 AM

    CNN-IBN picked up three awards at the 13th Indian Television Academy Awards in various categories, taking home the Best English News Channel award, the Best News and Current Affairs show award and the Best Anchor in Talk or Chat show award. ...
  • Watch: How movies fared at the box office in 2013 15-10-2013 02:57 PM

    2013 has been a good year for business in Bollywood & the last quarter of the year will see releases starring Aamir Khan, Hrithik Roshan and Akshay Kumar. ...
  • Dilip Kumar's condition stable, friends, family visit him in hospital 17-09-2013 09:32 AM

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Dilip Kumar continues to be in the hospital since Sunday night after he complained of chest pain and uneasiness. Dilip Kumar was rushed to Mumbai's Lilavati hospital on Sunday night after the 90-year-old reportedly complained of chest pain and uneasiness. Kumar was admitted to the ICU after...
  • Actor Dilip Kumar in ICU, condition stable, say authorities 16-09-2013 09:08 AM

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Dilip Kumar has been admitted to the Lilavati Hospital in Mumbai. Hospital authorities say that the actor is stable. The 91-year-old actor was taken to the hospital after he complained of uneasiness, chest pain and fever. He has been admitted to the ICU now and is under...